Ocean County

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  • Ocean County Case Study

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    LACEY TWP-Ocean County went against the majority for the governor's race Tuesday, voting for Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno, the Republican nominee 97,737 to 56,279, according to the county’s unofficial live election results. Nov. 7 was voting day for New Jersey’s state, Ocean County’s and Lacey Township’s local races. Democrat Phil Murphy won, making him New Jersey’s 56th governor. Murphy beat Guadagno by 13 percent in the polls. He was expected to win before polling took place because Guadagno

  • Ocean County College Students

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    students will not rate Ocean County College highly and will have busy life schedules, including being a full-time student, working, recreating frequently. This may result in a lack of socialization and involvement, leaving campus quickly after their classes (Fink 7, The Survey Handbook). Each question resulted in a specific finding. The surveyed audience had more males than females. Most of the students are between the ages of 17-20. Only 39% are over 21. Overall, Ocean County College Students have

  • Ocean County University Scholarship Analysis

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    I have been at Ocean County College for three semesters so far (and a jump start class in high school before that, throughout my senior year) and it has helped me learn more about myself and the world around me. What has helped me even more are all the generous scholarships given to me from OceanFirst, the sponsors of OCC and scholarships from high school given to me during my last year there. Anything helps when it comes to saving money for my family. We have always been tight on money, but not

  • Ocean County College: What Is Cholesterol?

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    What is Cholesterol? Wanda Pitt Ocean County College   What is Cholesterol? “Cholesterol is a waxy, fa-like substance that is found in all cells of the body” (http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health). In the body, the liver makes the amount of cholesterol that the body needs to help make hormones and to help with the digestion of the food that is eaten. Cholesterol is also found in some foods that are eaten, especially in meat, chicken and mild products that still have the milk fat in them. The cholesterol

  • Hasidic Culture

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    When you enter the town of Lakewood, New Jersey, you will see stores that have signs in Yiddish and Hebrew, the men wear long beards and long black clothing, while the women wear wigs or scarves and modest, yet fashionable, clothing. The fast restaurants serve kosher food, one will also see special Hasidic school buses carry loads of noisy children, and other special buses carry Hasidic men to school and prayer. This is a culture unto its own that is right here in the back drop of the New Jersey

  • Descriptive Essay About The Waves

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    of the ocean floor just getting stuck over and over again in the cycle of the waves breaking one after another. I thought to myself that this was a terrible decision. That lead me to ask myself, “Why did I think I could surf?” I was too young, I wasn’t strong enough, and I couldn’t yell for someone to help me. The color blue was always my favorite color. It’s the color of the sky, and its the color of the vast and stunning ocean. When I was a little girl, I always had dreams of the ocean. In those

  • Formalist Criticism In The Giant By N. C. Wyeth

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    blowing backwards as he is walking forward. He is drawn on a diagonal which also gives him the feeling of forward movement. He also appears in the background of the picture, while the children appear in the foreground. The children are facing the ocean and the giant so we do not see their faces, only the back of their heads. The children are painted in darker colors than the

  • A Model Of Governance Through Capitalistic Ideals

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    Want to know a little known fact? Local government is one of the most influential factors in the American way of life, but it is not even mentioned in the U.S. Constitution. Essentially the Constitution set up national and state governments but leaves local governments out creating a gray area. This area has been filled with many different methods and types of government. One of the ideas which pertains to filling this gray area is the Tiebout model. In essence this is a model of governance through

  • Buffalo For Real Case Study

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    The narrative that gets told about a city influences public policies, economic development initiatives, and even civic morale and engagement. For example, in the case of Buffalo, pervasive myths about high property tax rates have influenced the public’s perception about the funding of public programs and fed the desire for irresponsible tax cuts. Similarly, stories that fail to acknowledge issues of poverty, inequality, and segregation marginalize certain groups and hinder constructive dialogue on

  • Texas Politics Essay

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    the state of Texas. Texas has 254 counties, the most of any state. Each county is governed by a five-member Commissioners Court, which consists of a County Judge (elected at-large) and four Commissioners (elected from single-member precincts). The County Judge has no veto authority over the decisions of the Court, s/he has one vote along with the other Commissioners. In smaller counties, the County Judge also performs judicial functions, while in larger counties his/her role is limited to the Court